If you want us to install a fly line on your reel you MUST select a backing option.
If you select "No Backing Required", we cannot install your fly line.
Get a free fly line when you buy your Abel Switch Fly Reel at Stillwater.
Why not top off your purchase of one of our Abel fly reels with a free fly line? As a bonus to our Abel customers, we’ll give you a complimentary fly line when you buy any current production Abel fly reel. Choose among top manufacturers. Just let us know which style and weight of fly line works best for your needs, and we’ll ship it with your purchase of your Abel fly reel.
Why order Abel fly reels from us?
It’s simple. When you buy Abel products from Stillwater Fly Shop, besides getting a great price we include the following perks:
Made of 6061-T651 cold finished Aerospace grade aluminum
Fully-enclosed classically designed frame
Available with either a solid or ventilated spool
Quick release spool
Externally adjustable pawl click drag to prevent line overrun
Stainless steel internals designed for both fresh and saltwater applications
Made in the USA
Lighter and slightly smaller than its big brother, the Abel Switch reel was introduced to be the perfect tool for the burgeoning switch rod community. It will easily hold 5/6/7 weight Switch or Spey lines with plenty of room for backing, without adding excess weight.